The semi-final match between India Women vs England Women played at Australia’s Sydney Cricket Ground has been canceled due to rain. With this, Team India has reached the final of Women’s ICC T20 World Cup for the first time.
- India Team has reached the final First time of the Women’s ICC T20 World Cup.
- India vs England match was to happen today.
- Semi-final match abandoned due to rain
The semi-final match played at Australia’s Sydney Cricket Ground has been canceled due to rain. With this, Team India has reached the final ICC T-20 Women’s World Cup for the first time.
On Thursday, the Indian women’s cricket team was ready to take on England in the first semi-final of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup to be held at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). But the match was canceled due to rain. With this, Team India got the benefit of being at the top of their group’s point table and got the ticket for the final directly.
Explain that according to the ICC rules, it was mandatory to have a match of 10-10 over’s for the decision in the match. But the ICC canceled the semi-final match due to lack of rain. It also announced that Team India reached the final.
ICC Rejects Reserve Day
The International Cricket Council (ICC) turned down Cricket Australia’s request to have Reserve Day for the semi-finals in the ICC T-20 Women’s World Cup. Two semi-final matches were played on Thursday in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup. In the first semi-final, the Indian women’s cricket team was to face England, while in the second semi-final; host Australia will face South Africa.
☔ MATCH ABANDONED ☔
— T20 World Cup (@T20WorldCup) March 5, 2020
Team India reached In Final without playing
There is a possibility of rain during the second semi-final match on Thursday and if the second semi-final match is canceled due to rain, then England, as well as the Australian team, will be out. In such a situation, India and South Africa, topping their respective groups, will compete in the finals.
The Indian team is on top in Group-A by winning all four matches with 8 points and it got the benefit of the cancellation of the first semi-final. With which she reached the final straight.
Everyone Eyes on Shefali Batting
In the tournament, Indian team opener Shefali Verma is batting amazing and he has scored 161 runs in the last four matches so far. The 16-year-old Shefali Verma is at number three in the list of batsmen scoring the most runs.
Shefali Verma is getting good support from Deepti Sharma and Jemimah Rodrigues right now. In the middle order, Veda Krishnamurthy has regained his form. At the same time, Shikha Pandey and Radha Yadav also shared a 28-run partnership from 23 balls in the previous match to bring India to a respectable score of 133 runs.
If India has to overcome the final, then the first 6 over’s will be very important for that. If India has to win the final for the first time, then its captain Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana will have to stay at the crease for a long time.
At the moment in bowling, Poonam Yadav is bowling brilliantly and she has taken 9 wickets in the tournament so far. 50,000 tickets have already been sold for the final.